Tecno Mobile, at the 2017 edition of the Titans of Tech Awards, held in Lagos recently, was announced as the Pan African Mobile Phone Brand of the year.
According to the organisers of the award, Tecno Mobile has over the year showed strong commitment to transforming state of the art technologies for emerging markets. Other mobile brands nominated in the same category included InnJoo, Infinix Mobile and Samsung Mobile. The Titans of Tech Awards is designed to celebrate Hi-tech most important movers and shakers, Pioneers, Innovators, men and women, organisations and institutions who blazed the trail and used ICTs to improve the way of life in Nigeria.
The Tech giant, according to Head, Project Management of the award, Dr. Henry Emeka Obidi, has also built a strong relationship with its customers giving them world class products and support and helping them stay connected all the time. Reading the citation during the award ceremony, Obidi said that Tecno is famed to revolutionise the Africa mobile phone market with the introduction of dual SIM Smartphones. â€œIt is not surprising therefore that Tecno mobile phones are in high demand across Africa and particularly in Nigeria. â€œThe Companyâ€™s vision to deliver the best technologies to the end users just as it continues to impact Nigerian communities through projects that touch lives, gives credence to its quest to be Nigeria’s Mobile Phone Brand of Choiceâ€, he told the gathering.
Receiving the award with excitement, Senior Marketing Executive, Offline Events and Sponsorships, Tecno Mobile Nigeria, Richard Ugochukwu, said: “Tecno is fully established in over 40 African countries, with the largest Market share in Africa’s fastest growing Economy. This is a result of our commitment to continuously deliver World class, quality devices for every African consumer. Irrespective of your social class, there is a smartphone for everyone and we are happy to say that these efforts have ensured we remain among the Top Three Mobile Phone Brands in Africa.â€
â€œThis Pan-African Award is a testament to this commitment and we are ever grateful to our consumers for taking the Brand to unprecedented heights. This award is dedicated to all Africans, and we thank the organisers of Titans of Tech Awards for the recognition,â€ he told the capacity audience.